El Molino (Oaxaca)

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The town of El Molino (Oaxaca) belongs to the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. There are 175 inhabitants and it is 801 meters altitude. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #7 in terms of number of inhabitants.

Data: In El Molino, 94% of the inhabitants are catholic and 0% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

The town of El Molino is located at 3.6 kilometers from Candelaria Loxicha, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of El Molino.

#1 Where is El Molino? How to go? Map

Map to know how to get to El Molino (Oaxaca) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of El Molino, which has the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of El Molino (Oaxaca) is 175 inhabitants

Population data in El Molino (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in El Molino: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in El Molino:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.229.49
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:19.43%19.02%
Illiterate population (men):6.86%9.49%
Illiterate population (women):12.57%27.98%
Schooling level:5.484.75
Schooling level (men):6.265.62
Schooling level (women):4.73.92
Indigenous culture data in El Molino:
Percentage of indigenous population:88.57%88.65%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:59.43%63.80%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:2.29%2.15%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of El Molino, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in El Molino:
Employed population over 12 years:25.14%35.89%
Employed population over 12 years (men):43.90%63.92%
Employed population over 12 years (women):8.60%9.52%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:3494
Homes with electricity:94.12%69.01%
Housing with piped water:0.00%4.23%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:11.76%97.18%
Dwellings with radio:52.94%53.52%
Housing with television:47.06%23.94%
Housing with refrigerator:17.65%11.27%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:5.88%1.41%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:2.94%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%2.82%
Dwellings with cellular phones:55.88%8.45%
Homes with Internet:2.94%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in El Molino (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of El Molino

Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Molino, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Candelaria Loxicha. You can search free satellite map (2024) of El Molino.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near El Molino

Many people want to stay in the town of El Molino itself, but unfortunately there are no hotels in the village yet. Don't worry, we have created this list of the closest accommodations, so you can ask if they have rooms available.:

#5 Population pyramid of El Molino (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Molino by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in El Molino there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of El Molino
Data of the age pyramid of the town El Molino (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)12921
Youth (6-14 years)241640
Adults (15-59 years)454590
Elderly (60+ years)121224

#6 Photos of El Molino

In order for you to enjoy nature around El Molino, we have compiled a collection of sightseeing and monument photographs of the town and its surroundings. Access a completely free online image gallery of El Molino, so you can even use it as a wallpaper to always remember this beautiful town.

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#7 The Postal Code of El Molino (Oaxaca) is 70954

Are you going to send a letter to El Molino? Do you have a friend in El Molino and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of El Molino consists of the following 5 digits: 70954. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of El Molino ("70") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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#11 Other towns in the Municipality of Candelaria Loxicha

  1. Arroyo Piedra Horcones (194 inhabitants)
  2. Barrio La Guadalupe (104 inhabitants)
  3. Cerro Bilole (48 inhabitants)
  4. Cuajinicuil (85 inhabitants)
  5. El Mirador (5 inhabitants)
  6. Juquilita (54 inhabitants)
  7. Barrio El Coyote (66 inhabitants)
  8. Playa Azul (- inhabitants)
  9. Portillo Trinidad (2 inhabitants)
  10. Río los Peces (163 inhabitants)
  11. San Agustín Río Culebra (104 inhabitants)
  12. San Martín Ondinas (312 inhabitants)
  13. San Miguelito (5 inhabitants)
  14. Sendero de Luz (7 inhabitants)
  15. Tierra Colorada (115 inhabitants)